Weekend Race Report Dirt Series Round 5 & BITD
“Vegas to Reno”
Anaheim, Calif. - August 23, 2012 - GBC
Motorsports was in full race mode this past
weekend as two major race series took the
southwest United States by storm.
The Dirt Series Round 5 - Race Town
395 - Adelanto, CA
The popular Dirt
Series has been enjoying growing success in its
inaugural year this summer as Round 5 took
competitors to Adelanto, CA and Race Town 395.
GBC riders have enjoyed a solid season of racing
aboard their Bomb Squad MX tires.
GBC’s Dylan Dixon is paving the way with a
victory in every round he’s raced so far this
season. Round 5 was no different as the Quad 450
Pro racer took first once again for a commanding
lead in the series standings.
Fellow GBC rider Joey Berg is following
Dixon’s cues, winning his third race of the
season in four appearances at Race Town. Berg
sits in second in the Quad 450 Pro-Am standings
with just three rounds to go.
Javier Palacios experienced some difficulties
and did not finish the race. He does, however,
hold on to his top spot in the Quad Open
standings. Justin Luna finished 4th in the Quad
250 Open class and holds the same spot in the
Justin Christensen won his third straight
Quad 450 Intermediate race and enjoys a
commanding points lead.
GBC’s Kayla Smith decided to make the jump to
the UTV 1000 class after dominating the UTV 700
class through the first half of the season. The
increase in competition didn’t seem to affect
her as she went on to enjoy a victory aboard her
GBC Dirt Commanders.
The next round of the Dirt Series takes
racers and spectators to the Route 66 Motorplex
in Victorville, CA on Sunday, September 2nd.
Best in the Desert – “Vegas to Reno”
The Best in the Desert series includes some of
the toughest long-distance desert races in the
world. “Vegas to Reno” is one of the premier
events in the series and is billed as the
longest off-road race in the United States. From
desert silt beds to mountain trails, the
534-mile race traverses the most extreme terrain
Nevada has to offer. Rocker Head and Cory
Peterson represented GBC Motorsports in the UTV
class as the duo piloted their Kawasaki to a 9th
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About GBC Motorsports
GBC Motorsports has been building ATV tires for
over 30 years. Manufactured under the Greenball
name initially, in 1995, GBC Motorsports was
formed to focus on bringing to the ATV and
Powersports market performance tires for every
riding style. GBC Motorsport’s passion is to
provide the highest quality, best value, and
most innovative performance tires to the